Corpus ID: 10146681

[Social problems of porphyria].

  title={[Social problems of porphyria].},
  author={S. Tarczyńska-Nosal and E. Kostrzewska},
  journal={Polski merkuriusz lekarski : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego},
  volume={4 21},
Late consequences of the attacks of acute porphyrias were studied. Among 312 patients who were investigated the motor disability (neuropathy) was found in 9 patients, psychoneurological changes in 1 case and drug abuse in 7 subjects. In the group of 200 patients in remission (chosen at random) 72 persons (36%) received a disability pension. The existence of problems in change of the profession when it was necessary for health-reasons was marked. It was find that Dolargan (Pethidine) is too… Expand